Dr. Kurt Francis, MD

Dr. Kurt Francis, MD

Pulmonology | Male | 63 years old

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  • Internal Medicinenull
  • Pulmonary Diseasenull
  • Pulmonologynull
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      3.7 based on 9 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      Experience with Dr. Francis
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (9)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Francis' Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (8)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (9)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (8)
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      Specialties

      • Pulmonology
      • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
      • Sleep Medicine

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Francis' Board Certifications

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      • Critical Care Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abscess
      • Acidosis
      • Acute Bronchitis
      • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
      • Acute Pharyngitis
      • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
      • Alkalosis
      • Aneurysm
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Arrhythmias
      • Asbestosis
      • Asthma
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Benign Tumor
      • Bird Flu
      • Bronchiectasis
      • Bronchiolitis
      • Bronchitis
      • Bronchospasm
      • Cardiomegaly
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Chest Pain
      • Chronic Cough
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Congestive Heart Failure
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
      • Cough
      • Emphysema
      • Empyema
      • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
      • Heart Disease
      • Heart Murmur
      • Heart Palpitations
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
      • Hypertension
      • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
      • Hypotension
      • Influenza (Flu)
      • Interstitial Lung Disease
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Low Blood Oxygen Level
      • Lung Abscess
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Lung Nodule
      • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
      • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
      • Pneumonia
      • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Pulmonary Embolism
      • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
      • Pulmonary Fibrosis
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Incompetence
      • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
      • Respiratory Failure
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Shortness of Breath
      • Sinusitis
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Syncope
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Thrombosis
      • Tuberculosis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Wheezing

      Procedures Performed

      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Breath Testing
      • Bronchoscopy
      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Imaging
      • Cardioversion, Elective
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Chest Tube Insertion
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Respiratory Management
      • Spirometry
      • Thoracentesis

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine Oklahoma City Ok

        Graduated in 1981

      • Internship Hospital
        University of Utah School of Medicine - Salt Lake City
      • Residency Hospital
        Oklahoma State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine Tulsa Ok
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Oklahoma State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine Tulsa Ok

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Francis' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pulmonology
      • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonology
      • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Francis' Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Francis

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Francis' Care Philosophy

      You, the patient, are the most important person to our practice. We are committed to providing the best possible medical care. Excellence is our goal. We have worked to provide a full range of services and have highly trained and knowledgeable staff who have been together for some ten years plus. We look forward to being part of your medical team.